Modern History (Civil Service Examination), Questions and Answers, GK for UPSC, Bank PO & All Exams

1. Under the Permanent Settlement, 1893, the Zamindars are required to issue pattas to the farmers which were not issued by many of the Zamindars. The reason was: [2001]

2. At the time of India's Independence, Mahatma Gandhi was: [1998]

3. Match List I with List II and select the correct answer using the codes given below the lists: [1999]
List I (Year) - List II (Event)
A. 1775 - 1. First Anglo-Burmese War
B. 1780 - 2. First Anglo-Afghan War
C. 1824 - 3. First Anglo-Maratha War
D. 1838 - 4. Second Anglo-Mysore War

4. Assertion (A): The first ever Bill to make primary education compulsory in India was rejected in 1911.
Reason (R): Discontent would have increased if every cultivator could read. [1998]

5. Who among the following was associated with supression of thugs? [1997]

6. What is the correct chronological sequence of the following?
1. Wood's Education Despatch
2. Macauley's minute on education
3. The Sargent Education Report
4. Indian Education (Hunter Commission)
Select the correct answer using the code given below:

7. Who amongst the following Englishmen first translated Bhagavad-Gita into English? [2001]

8. 'Abinava Bharat'a secret society of revolutionaries was organised in: [1999]

9. The most short-lived of all of the Britain's constitutional experiments in India was the: [1999]

10. The Indian National Congress agreed in 1947 to the partition of the country mainly because: [1998]

General Knowledge

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2. World Geography -Test-02
3. World Geography -Test-03
4. Geography of India -Test-01
5. Geography of India -Test-02
6. Geography of India -Test-03
7. Geography of India -Test-04
8. Geography of India -Test-05
9. History of India - Test - 01
10. History of India - Test - 02
11. History of India - Test - 03
12. History of India - Test - 04
13. History of India - Test - 05
14. History of India - Test - 06
15. History of India - Test - 07
16. INM-Test-01
17. INM-Test-02
18. INM-Test-03
19. INM-Test-04
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